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Electrical Installation Apprenticeship - London Stansted Airport

Date: 22-May-2023

Location: London Stansted Airport, GB

Company: MAG


Job Title: Electrical Installation Apprentice
Company: Manchester Airports Group (MAG)
Location: London Stansted Airport
Function: Airport Operations, Engineering
Starting Salary: £18,000


London Stansted Airport, part of the Manchester Airports Group (MAG), is seeking a motivated and ambitious individual for an Electrical Installation Apprenticeship within our Airport Operations and Engineering team. This is an outstanding opportunity to learn the electrical installation trade from experienced professionals while building a fulfilling career in the aviation industry.


Contract Information:

  • Initial 36-month Fixed term contract
  • 40 Hours (Full Time)
  • Permanent offer subject to meeting academic and professional standards
  • Planned salary increases throughout the apprenticeship


About the Apprenticeship:
The Electrical Installation Apprenticeship will be delivered in partnership with Harlow College. They offer a work-based learning program designed to develop knowledge and technical competencies in electrical installation, professional skills, and behaviours in engineering functions or wider business areas. The apprenticeship combines practical and classroom-based learning to provide you with the skills and knowledge required for an Electrical Installation Technician.


About the Role:
As an Electrical Installation Apprentice, you will work under the guidance of experienced technicians and will be responsible for tasks such as:

  • Installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical systems and equipment
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing electrical faults
  • Ensuring all electrical work is completed in compliance with safety regulations
  • Staying up to date with the latest developments in electrical technology
  • Following safety procedures and regulations when working on installations and in the workshop
  • Communicating with colleagues and customers to ensure effective and efficient service


What Will Make You Successful in This Role?
We welcome applicants of all genders and backgrounds. Successful candidates will possess:

  • Strong interest in electrical installation and maintenance
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail
  • Ability to work well alone and within a team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Minimum Requirements:

  • Actively working towards attaining a Full UK Driving License
  • No prior electrical installation experience required
  • 8 GCSEs grades A*-C (including Maths, English and one Science)
  • Must live in England and have the right to work in the UK (Government funding requirement)


What Benefits Can We Offer?

  • Fully funded L3 Electrical Installation Apprenticeship
  • Complimentary Student Membership of the IET
  • A career path to becoming an Electrician at MAG, or even other jobs in the engineering / asset maintenance discipline.
  • 24 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • 6% company contribution pension
  • Subsidised public transport to and from work (up to 80%)
  • A wide range of company discounts


Equal Opportunities & Reasonable Adjustments:
MAG values diversity & inclusion for all. We are committed to creating a workforce reflective of our society and welcome applications from candidates from all diverse backgrounds. If you require any reasonable adjustments to aid your application or interview process, please email


How to Apply & Selection Process

  • Online application by 18th June 2023 by visiting
  • Online testing & pre-recorded video questions: This test helps us (and you) to identify your key strengths and understand if they align to our strengths and values.
  • In person Interview